New World Set To Release In May, 2020

New World

Spiders and Focus Home Interactive’s Greedfall looked like a really cool game at the outset when it was first presented to the general public in February of 2017, a couple of years ago. But when it finally came time for its release, it was anything but the unique, alternate history adventure that everyone that it would be. It ended turning into yet another boring exercise in playing sociopolitical moderation in its appeal to narrative and story development. Well, there’s another game coming out that has an almost identical plot called New World, and it’s from Amazon Game Studios. During this year’s Game Awards they revealed it’s releasing in May of 2020. Continue reading “New World Set To Release In May, 2020”

Amazon Teams Up With Athlon Games To Make A Free-To-Play Lord Of The Rings MMO

The last AAA game that we received based on J. R. R. Tolkien’s legendarium is Warner Bros. Interactive and Monolith’s Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, and we all know how that went down. Well, it looks like Amazon Game Studios and Athlon Games will team up to make a new MMO game set in Tolkien’s grand realm that will be free-to-play. Continue reading “Amazon Teams Up With Athlon Games To Make A Free-To-Play Lord Of The Rings MMO”

Amazon’s New World Is Labeled “Problematic” And A “Great White Fantasy”, According to Journalists

In the day and age where one can assume something to be “problematic” and use a platform with reach to boot an opinion, even if it goes against the true vision of whatever it is at hand, this way of thinking not only offers a false narrative but can skew the general perception of something into a debacle. Well, it seems that Amazon Game Studios’ New World is “problematic” and a “great white fantasy” by social activists due to the game being set in a fantasy version of the 17th century. Continue reading “Amazon’s New World Is Labeled “Problematic” And A “Great White Fantasy”, According to Journalists”

Amazon Game Studios Releases Screenshots Of Its MMORPG New World

Amazon Game Studios is working on an MMO, open-ended sandbox PC game set in a supernatural version of Northern America in the 17th century named New World. Not much information on New World is out there, but the devs recently posted up new screenshots. Continue reading “Amazon Game Studios Releases Screenshots Of Its MMORPG New World”